WHY MUSIC ? -- a talk with a perspective on music in Goa, India. Schubert Cotta will explore theimportance of music and the effect of music on the way we do things and the way we are. It will dwell on the various kinds of music , benefits, uses (and abuses) of music in society. A fresh perspective on the essential components -- creation, interpretation and appreciation -- that are required for music to thrive will be touched upon. The session raises awareness on the important role of... Topics: goa, music, Western music, musical education, talk, history hour, xchr
LUCIO RODRIGUES (1916-73) was one of the few outstanding Konkani essayists. An authority on Goan folklore, he contributed several articles in English and Konkani to various periodicals and broadcast many talks. Besides serving as Professor of English in colleges in Bombay and Goa, he was Visiting Professor of Folklore at Indian University in 1969. Rodrigues' essays in English and the English translations of his Konkani essays were posthumously published under the titles *Of Soil and Soul* and... Topics: goa, portuguese tradition, folk music, mando, dulpod, talk-cum-programme
Jeffrey A. Manuel, the former station director of Radio Indigo (Goa) and current managing partner of The Market ("we'll find the market for you"), talks to students at the Pilar College on Feb 23, 2012 about the television and radio scene in Goa and the rest of India... Topics: radio, television, india, goa, jeffrey a manuel, the market, talk to students
Fr. Desmond de Sousa is an Indian Redemptorist priest ordained in 1966. He holds a Masters' degree in social work with specialisation in social science research. He has been teaching Catholic Social Teaching for most of his priestly life, and was involved in the people's struggles of fishermen, farmers and other marginalised groups. He has also been the Executive Secretary of the Office of Human Development of the Federation of Asian Bishops' Conferences, and Executive Secretary of the... Topics: catholic, india, asia, priests, interviews, talk, discussion, fr desmond de sousa cssr, social...